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100 Non-Fiction Books to Read Before You Die

How many of these non-fiction books have you read?
Any single author only appears on this list once, so give yourself a point if you've read a different major work by the same author. (For example: Manufacturing Consent by Noam Chomsky instead of Syntactic Structures.)
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A Brief History of Time
A Brief History of Time
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Philosophical Papers (G. E. Moore)
Philosophical Papers (G. E. Moore)
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A MATHEMATICIAN'S APOLOGY by G. H. Hardy
A MATHEMATICIAN'S APOLOGY by G. H. Hardy
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A People's History of the United States
A People's History of the United States
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A Room of One's Own (Virginia Woolf)
A Room of One's Own (Virginia Woolf)
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A Short History of Nearly Everything (Bill Bryson)
A Short History of Nearly Everything (Bill Bryson)
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A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again
A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again
8
A Theory of Justice by John Rawls
A Theory of Justice by John Rawls
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9
Against Interpretation
Against Interpretation
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All the President's Men
All the President's Men
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Anarchy, State, and Utopia
Anarchy, State, and Utopia
12
And the Band Played On
And the Band Played On
13
Animal Liberation
Animal Liberation
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ART AND ILLUSION by Ernest H. Gombrich
ART AND ILLUSION by Ernest H. Gombrich
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Malcom X Autobiography
Malcom X Autobiography
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Band of Brothers (Stephen Ambrose)
Band of Brothers (Stephen Ambrose)
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Being and Nothingness
Being and Nothingness
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Being and Time
Being and Time
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Beyond Freedom and Dignity by BF Skinner
Beyond Freedom and Dignity by BF Skinner
20
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
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21
Capital in the 21st Century (Thomas Piketty)
Capital in the 21st Century (Thomas Piketty)
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Capitalism and Freedom
Capitalism and Freedom
23
Chaos
Chaos
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Cognitive Psychology (Ulrich Neisser)
Cognitive Psychology (Ulrich Neisser)
25
Cosmos
Cosmos
26
Critique of Pure Reason
Critique of Pure Reason
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Das Kapital (Karl Marx)
Das Kapital (Karl Marx)
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Democracy in America
Democracy in America
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Discipline and Punish
Discipline and Punish
30
Dispatches (Michael Herr)
Dispatches (Michael Herr)
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Economy and Society (Max Weber)
Economy and Society (Max Weber)
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Fear and Trembling
Fear and Trembling
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33
Future Shock (Toffler Alvin)
Future Shock (Toffler Alvin)
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Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter
Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter
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Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
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Letters Concerning the English Nation
Letters Concerning the English Nation
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Leviathan (Thomas Hobbes)
Leviathan (Thomas Hobbes)
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Mythologies
Mythologies
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Naming and Necessity (Saul Kripke)
Naming and Necessity (Saul Kripke)
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Nickel and Dimed (Barbara Ehrenreich)
Nickel and Dimed (Barbara Ehrenreich)
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